On April 29, AMD is making several announcements to commemorate its 50th anniversary. First, the company will launch ‘Gold Edition’ versions of the AMD Ryzen 7 2700X processor and AMD Radeon VII graphics card.
- The AMD Ryzen 7 2700X processor is one of the top sellers at many etailers, having captured the hearts and minds of enthusiasts worldwide. The new Gold Edition version includes AMD CEO Dr. Lisa Su’s signature imprinted on the processor cover and gold AMD50 packaging. It is available now for a limited time for $329 USD MSRP from select countries and retailers/etailers in North America, Latin America, Europe, Greater China and the Asia Pacific region.
- The AMD Radeon VII is the world's first 7nm gaming graphics card, delivering exceptional performance and amazing experiences for the latest AAA, eSports and Virtual Reality (VR) titles, demanding 3D rendering and video editing applications, and next-generation compute workloads. The new Gold Edition graphics card features a red shroud and gold AMD50 packaging, and is available now for a limited time for $699 USD MSRP from AMD.com and JD.com
Customers who purchase Gold Edition AMD Ryzen processors and Radeon graphics cards from April 29 to June 8, 2019 will also receive:
- AMD50 Game Bundle: Gamers who purchase Gold Edition products -- as well as other eligible AMD Ryzen processors, Radeon graphics cards, or Ryzen and Radeon-powered PCs (see below my signature for full details on eligibility) -- will receive a coupon code for a free PC version of World War Z. They will also receive a coupon code for a free PC version of Tom Clancy’s The Division® 2 Gold Edition, which includes a Year 1 Season Pass providing one-week early access to all Year 1 Episodes; eight classified assignments and assignment rewards (backpack trophies); instant unlock of three new specializations as they release; an agent ward outfit, scout emote, and additional bounties and projects; as well as an exclusive AMD50 in-game armband.
- AMD50 Tribute T-Shirt and CEO Dr. Lisa Su-Autographed Sticker: To mark this milestone in the company’s history, every Gold Edition AMD Ryzen and Radeon product will include an AMD50 sticker signed by the AMD CEO and a coupon to redeem for a free AMD 50th anniversary t-shirt.
In addition, select retailers and etailers worldwide plan to offer special deals on select AMD products during the AMD50 promotional period beginning April 29 through June 8, 2019. For example, Best Buy is launching a one-day AMD 50th Anniversary sale on May 1, 2019, offering up to $150 USD off on select AMD products. The promotion is available exclusively to Best Buy customers in the U.S. Visit local retail/etail sites for details about local promotions and check out the Best Buy landing page here on May 1 for more details.